Barber Dimes were issued from 1892 to 1916. Charles Barber was the designer and Barber Dimes were struck in Philadelphia, Denver, New Orleans, and San Francisco.
There are many scarce dates in this series with the 1894-S Barber Dime being one of the most famous rarities in all of American numismatics. Only 24 coins were struck and examples of this rare Barber Dime have fetched over one million dollars at auction!
A frosted proof with needle-sharp detail and flashy brilliant luster over highly reflective surfaces.
Flashy white luster with strong cameo contrast.
A blast white Superb Gem with thick frost on the design features and essentially flawless mirrored fields.
Attractive with a white center and peripheral toning.
Satiny white luster and a sharp strike with a trace of peripheral toning.
CAC. Beautiful blast white surfaces with a nice frosty look and more cartwheel than generally seen on a proof. The surfaces are essentially mark-free and the eye appeal is outstanding!
CAC. Beautiful frosted design features set against flashy deep mirrored fields. Super quality!
Strong detail with charcoal gray surfaces.
CAC. Flashy white surfaces with heavy frost on the design.
Solid detail with light gray surfaces. A 'key' date with just 440,000 minted.
Strong detail with pleasing light steel-gray surfaces.
440,000 minted and the second lowest mintage in the series behind the multi-million dollar '94-S. This is an attractive example with light silver-gray surfaces and strong detail.
A well detailed example of this tough date.
VF Details. Cleaned.
Blast white luster with frosted design features and remarkable deep mirrored fields. The only 66+ graded coin from NGC with just a single coin grading finer at 67, but not PL. This also the only proof-like example graded at NGC.
Blast white and nearly perfect with heavy frost on the design.
CAC. A stunning blast white proof with fantastic contrast between the deep mirrored fields and the heavily frosted devices. Super eye appeal!